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78rpm Records Digitized by George Blood, L.P.

Newest uploads! Auto-78-twitter.  Through the Great 78 Project the Internet Archive has begun to digitize 78rpm discs for preservation, research, and discovery with the help of George Blood, L.P.. 78s were mostly made from shellac, i.e., beetle resin, and were the brittle predecessors to the LP (microgroove) era.   @great78project for uploads as they happen.
Turntable used for 78rpm digitization of four simultaneous recordings with different needles.

The digitization project currently focuses on discs that are less likely to be commercially available--or available at all in digital form--particularly focusing on underrepresented artists and genres. Digitization will make this less commonly available music accessible to researchers in a format where it can be manipulated and studied without harming the physical artifacts. We have preserved the often very prominent surface noise and imperfections and included files generated by different sizes and shapes of stylus to facilitate different kinds of analysis.

There’s no way to predict if the digital versions of these 78s will outlast the physical items, so we are preserving both to ensure the survival of these cultural materials for future generations to study and enjoy.

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78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
Music, Arts & Culture
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audio
Year
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1955
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1957
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1956
8
1954
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1953
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1952
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1951
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78rpm
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Popular Music
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eddie fisher
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joni james
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al hibbler
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billy eckstine
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jaye p. morgan
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bill hayes
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eddy arnold and his guitar
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78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra and Chorus; Ben Raleigh; Sherman Edwards
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Performer: Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra and Chorus Writer: Ben Raleigh; Sherman Edwards Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra and Chorus; Dick Adler; Jerry Ross
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Performer: Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra and Chorus Writer: Dick Adler; Jerry Ross from the musical production "Damn Yankees". Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated eliptical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra and Chorus; Dick Alder; Jerry Ross
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Performer: Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra and Chorus Writer: Dick Alder; Jerry Ross from the musical production "Damn Yankees". Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.5 mil truncated eliptical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated eliptical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra and Chorus; Oscar Hammerstein II; Richard Rodgers
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Performer: Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra and Chorus Writer: Oscar Hammerstein II; Richard Rodgers from the Broadway production "Pipe Dream". Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra; Al Hoffman; Dick Manning
audio
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Performer: Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra Writer: Al Hoffman; Dick Manning Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more...
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra; Eddie "Tex" Curtis
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Performer: Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra Writer: Eddie "Tex" Curtis Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter; Irving Berlin
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Performer: Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter Writer: Irving Berlin and Orchestra; from the film "There's No Business Like Show Business". Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra and Chorus; Robert Mellin; Herbert Jarczyk
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Performer: Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra and Chorus Writer: Robert Mellin; Herbert Jarczyk Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil truncated conical, 2.8 mil truncated conical, 3.3 mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orch. and Chorus; Friend; Brown; Clare
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Performer: Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter's Orch. and Chorus Writer: Friend; Brown; Clare Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78
78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
by Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra; Don Robertson
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Performer: Eddie Fisher; Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra Writer: Don Robertson Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 3.5mil truncated eliptical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 482.0, Rolloff: -13.75. The preferred versions suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. have been copied to have the more friendly...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 78rpm, Popular Music
Source: 78